I can produce a point vector layer by importing latitude and longitude info from a csv file in a new project. After saving this file as an ESRI shape file I can import it in a Postal Code shape file. However now, the points don't show up. The same happens if I import the csv file immediately in the project with the postal code shape file. I probably do something elementary wrong. Can some one help me out. My aim is to show locations of interest on this postalcode file. Romée
Has the Postal Code shapefile the same CRS as the shapefile with the imported data? If not, you have to reproject one of the shapefiles to do a clean import.
Or, switch the Postal code layer into editing mode, activate the imported layer, mark the imported points by rectangle, copy the objects with Edit/copy, switch to the postal code layer, insert them with Edit/paste, and save the edits.
You can control the action by deactivating the import layer.